From Dec 1895 to Jul 1897, Wilson missed 95 of 200 roll call votes, which is 47.5%. This is much worse than the median of 34.5% among the lifetime records of representatives serving in Jul 1897. The chart below reports missed votes over time.
|Time Period||Votes Eligible||Missed Votes||Percent||Percentile|
|Dec 1895-Feb 1896||18||4||22.2%||55th|
|Dec 1896-Mar 1897||62||37||59.7%||88th|
The information on this page is originally sourced from a variety of materials, including:
- Congressional Biographical Directory for elected positions
- United States Congressional Roll Call Voting Records, 1789-1990 by Howard L. Rosenthal and Keith T. Poole.
- Martis’s “The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress”, via Keith Poole’s roll call votes data set, for political party affiliation for Members of Congress from 1789 through about year 2000
- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress for the photo